Financial Accountant

CDI Mukuru posted 3 months ago
Job Description

We’re looking for Financial Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities (Include but are not limited to):

  • Oversee and check the bank account reconciliations to ensure they are reconciled and updated daily
  • Investigate and escalate any transactions older than 2 days
  • Check that daily feeds are updated daily
  • Create accurate monthly financial accounts
  • Compile and submit financial accounts packs to the Senior Financial Accountant by the 11th of the month
  • Identify issues and items to be addressed
  • Ensures that all transactions are accurately reflected in the general ledger
  • Analyze the nature of the transactions
  • Liaise with relevant personnel in Finance department to determine whether reallocation are required
  • Review all statements for the group with the Senior Financial Accountant
  • Accurately balance all relevant recons monthly and check every payment made by the company
  • Complete the overall monthly reconciliations

Key Requirements:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent (Essential)
  • Accounting degree (Essential)
  • Studying towards CA, CIMA or SAIPA qualification (Desirable)
  • 2 – 3 years’ experience in a financial environment (Essential) or completed articles (Essential)
  • Working in a multinational group (Desirable)
  • Knowledge of IFRS and SA accounting practices
  • Knowledge of relevant tax and VAT legislation
  • Knowledge of forex regulations
  • Knowledge of computerized accounting packages (Xero/NetSuite)
  • Knowledge of AFS drafting and CaseWare

Additional Skills:

  • Advanced Excel
  • Computer skills
  • Time management skills
  • Organizational & administrative skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical skills

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